Author: catmattis

Making Health Contagious

Making Health Contagious

Cat Mattis—I was looking through my past Winging It posts and was astonished at the fact I haven't posted anything about my job yet! I have been working for Prevention and Outreach Services for almost a year and a half now as a Student Health Advocate. My job is to table around campus educating students … Continue reading Making Health Contagious

I am a Leader

I am a Leader

Cat Mattis—When I first came to Brockport, I considered myself a follower. I thought I would never be able to be a leader because I was soft spoken and a tad shy.  Despite my doubts, I figured leadership skills was something I better work on when I came to Brockport and I did this by … Continue reading I am a Leader

What NOT to Do at a Career Fair

What NOT to Do at a Career Fair

Cat Mattis—Brockport hosted a Career and Internship Fair at the beginning of the month. I attended in search of a summer internship, and I KILLED IT, if I do say so myself. Well, I do admit, I had areas where I could have improved, but I realize what I did wrong, so I hope to … Continue reading What NOT to Do at a Career Fair

Avoid Club Overload!

Avoid Club Overload!

Cat Mattis—Sorry to sound cliche, but I am almost halfway through my time at college and I feel like I just got here. During my time at Brockport, I have made new friends, learned more about myself, procrastinated a bunch, and survived on little to no sleep. I have loved every second of it. This semester I … Continue reading Avoid Club Overload!

How to Tell if a School Is Right for You

How to Tell if a School Is Right for You

Cat Mattis—I have a cousin that is graduating high school this year. Her top two schools at the moment are Brockport (YAY!) and Potsdam. I go to Brockport, so of course, I am getting many questions about the school, but there's one question my aunt asked me that I wasn't able to give a very … Continue reading How to Tell if a School Is Right for You

How to Survive 8 a.m. Classes

How to Survive 8 a.m. Classes

Cat Mattis—Let's face it, no matter how hard you try, you will probably end up taking an 8 a.m. class during your time at college. No matter how much you complain, whine, or cry about it, you are going to have to get through it. As someone who has had 8 a.m. classes every day … Continue reading How to Survive 8 a.m. Classes

Why 89.1 The Point is More Than Just a “Club”

Why 89.1 The Point is More Than Just a “Club”

Cat Mattis—89.1 The Point is the radio station here on the campus of The College at Brockport. Technically, it is a club, but in my perspective it is much more than that. You might already know my love for the radio station if you read one of my other posts called Officially a News Reporter, … Continue reading Why 89.1 The Point is More Than Just a “Club”

10 Things I Missed Most About Campus

10 Things I Missed Most About Campus

Cat Mattis—Now that I have been back on campus for about a month, I have realized how glad I am to be back. There are many reasons I missed living on a college campus over the summer. Here are just a few of the reasons! Walking to get everywhere. I am not a huge fan … Continue reading 10 Things I Missed Most About Campus

Summer Adventures Behind Me and Patiently Awaiting the Fall Weather

Summer Adventures Behind Me and Patiently Awaiting the Fall Weather

Cat Mattis—Summer was absolutely amazing! I had so much fun catching up with my friends after not seeing them for months! I was worried it would not be the same after college and everyone would change, but I was worried about nothing! My friends were just as perfect as they had always been! My friends and I … Continue reading Summer Adventures Behind Me and Patiently Awaiting the Fall Weather

Advice for Incoming Freshmen

Advice for Incoming Freshmen

Cat Mattis—I definitely wanted to write an advice post because if you are anything like me, you are freaking out right now with about two weeks left until college. I attempted to enlist the help of my cousins who are headed off to college this fall, by asking if they had any questions about college … Continue reading Advice for Incoming Freshmen